From 1st September, application opens for Australia Awards Scholarships 2017/2018. There are two categories of Award: Australian Awards Scholarships, to undertake higher degree studies in Australia at Masters level. And Australia Awards Short Courses, to undertake short-term, targeted professional training courses, in Australia and/or in Africa, in a range of development-focused sectors.
The MasterCard Foundation Scholarship for African Students is now open for Graduate Application at Michigan State University USA for 2018/2019 academic year
Application Deadline: 1st February 2018
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): Michigan State University,
2017 is coming to a close and it’s that time again where we find out Universities in Africa and how they have fared.
This year, 9 universities in the first 10 are from South Africa, and a total of 13 South African universities made top 20. In the previous year, the top 10 was occupied by only South African Universities however the University of Nairobi comes to join the reigning schools in the 9th position from 14th last year.
In celebration of this year’s International Day of the Girl Child by the United Nations (11th October), AfterschoolAfrica hereby releases an updated and more comprehensive list of scholarships for females in Africa and Developing countries for the 2017/2018 academic year.
A number of organisations encourage women empowerment through education at different levels by offering specific scholarships for African women from Africa and developing countries
Although women looking for scholarships can as well apply for other scholarship programmes that are non-gender specific,
300+ Local & International Scholarships, Fellowships and Grants for Undergraduate, Masters & PhD students to study in US, Canada, UK, Australia, Germany, Netherlands, China, Japan, Sweden, Norway and other parts of the world.
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Do you know that thousands of Africans students and professionals are awarded scholarships to study abroad every year?
Do you know that Universities in Germany now offer tuition FREE admission to International students?
“We got rid of tuition fees because we do not want higher education to depend on the wealth of the parents.”
– The Hornet, the Green Party minister for science and culture in Lower Saxony,
Scholarship Name: Graça Machel Scholarships for Women
Brief description: Canon Collins Educational and Legal Assistance Trust is proud to offer Graça Machel Trust scholarships for Southern Africa’s future women leaders – from Angola, Botswana, DRC, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Eligible Field of Study: In early 2015 the Trust revised its South African scholarship awards policy.
In this exclusive interview on After School Africa, Daniel Waya Ddiba shares his experience on getting a scholarship and studying in Sweden as an African International student.
Daniel, from Uganda, Africa is a recipient of the Swedish institute scholarship. He is studying for Masters in Environmental Engineering and Sustainable infrastructure at KTH Royal Institute of technology Stockholm,